Definition: 'Opening'

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  • Length: 7 characters
  • Syllables: 3

Results for word: opening

Grammatical Information:
  • Transitive Verb
  • A verb describes an action or a state
Lexical Information:
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Term used in cricket
  • Term used in investment

Results for stem word: open

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 commonest verbs in English
  • Term used in accountancy
  • Term used in the theatre
  • Term used in cricket
  • Term used in golf
  • Term used in wrestling
  • Term used in investment
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Transitive Verb
  • Adjectives modify Nouns

Related Glossary Definitions:

Open play;  Open talks;  Opener;  Opening goal

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Similar Words (using 'open' as word stem):

Prefix + 'open'

atopen, copen, counteropen, reopen, unopen,

'open' + Suffix

openable, opencast, opened, openendedness, opener, openers, openest, openhand, openhanded, openhandedly, openhandedness, openheart, openhearted, openheartedly, openheartedness, opening, openings, openly, openmouth, openmouthed, openness, opennesses, opens, openwork, openworks,